Carroll Manor Signs Reza Kaliush as Soccer’s Director of Coaching

by Carroll Manor / 20 March 2020 / No Comments

The CMRC Soccer Board is very excited to announce the hiring of, Ray “Reza” Kaliush to the newly created position of Director of Coaching (DOC).

Reza comes to us with a wealth of experience and knowledge dating back to his start in our community coaching youth teams in Hereford in 1990. While coaching in Hereford he was refereeing club, high school, and college games in the area. He established his own soccer training company (Fundamental Soccer Academy – FSA, Inc.) in the year 2000. Under that company he trained many travel and club teams, in addition to offering summer camps to local residents. Reza’s other experiences include program development, coaching players, training coaches, and he holds numerous certifications and licenses most of which we have listed below:

Program Development:

2003-2005
Maryland State Youth Soccer Association (MSYSA)
Director – District Development Program – Northern Region

2009-15
Fundamental Soccer Academy, Inc.
Directing Manager – Winter Indoor Soccer Program – St. James Academy

Coaching Experience:

2011-12
Assistant Coach Essex Community College Girls

2006-11
Head Coach Hereford high School JV Girls

1990-2019
Coach of private school teams including Maryvale, Friends, Bryn Mawr, and St. James Academy

2000-19
Numerous Local Travel and Club teams playing in BBSL, CMSA, and WAGS Premier Division

Training Coaches:

2003-05
Trained and monitored MSYSA District coaches

1995-2005
Preseason occasional training of St. James and CMRC coaches

Certifications and Licenses:

1999 National Referee License – USSF
2002 National “C” coaching license – USSF
2004 National “B” coaching license – USSF (Attended Classes Only)
2007 High School Coaches Diploma – NSCAA
2007 National Goal Keeping Coaches Certification – NSCAA
2006-2011 High School Coaches Trainings Certification

2019 Youth Coaching Positions:

Pipeline – 2008 Red Girls
Towsontown – 2007 Boys “A” Team (Trainer)
PFC – 2011 boys

With his extensive experience CMRC Soccer is eager to have Reza in his key role as DOC to perform key tasks needed to solidify and grow the CMRC In House and PFC Travel program. This will include functions like:

Coach and player training and evaluations
Independent player evaluations during PFC “Try Outs”
Team assignments for PFC players
In House program structure
PFC coach recruitment
Year round player development and play
Travel team league and tournament selection

Welcome Coach!